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Syrah | 2015

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The Syrah category featured 18 wines (11 producers and 6 single vineyards) that came from grapes sourced from across the state; twelve (67%) were appellated Texas, five (28%) from the Texas Hill Country and one (6%) from the Escondido Valley.  The average prices of the wines submitted was $31, which ranged from $14 to $68 and included the following: 1 from the 2009 vintage, 4 from 2010, 3 from 2011, 5 from 2012, 5 from 2013 and 1 non-vintage.

The Top 3 Rated Syrahs:

  1. Lost Oak Winery, Texas, Shiraz, NV- Highly Recommended – $30 (Sold out)
  2. Perissos Vineyard and Winery, Texas Hill Country, Estate Syrah, 2013 – Highly Recommended – $68
  3. Salt Lick Cellars, Texas Hill Country, Mailes Vineyard, Syrah, 2013 – Highly Recommended – NYR

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